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Legal Counsel - Sports

BCL Legal In-House
England, Greater Manchester
Closing date
20 Jun 2024

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Vacancy Type
Solicitors, In-House
Experience Level
Junior Level
Full Time
Practice Areas
Newly Qualified, 1-3 Years

Job Details

Junior Legal Counsel - Sports brand

Fantastic opportunity for an NQ-2 PQE lawyer to join an immediately recognisable brand in their South Manchester office. This fast-growing global player design, promote and manufacture a variety of products across a number of different sports in the UK, Europe and beyond.

Reporting to the Legal Director you will work across general contracting, company secretarial support and data protection matters:

- Reviewing and advising on agreements with commercial partners and suppliers from NDAs to sponsorship agreements, Saas and T's & C's;
- Maintaining the contract database;
- Developing procedures and workflows;
- Supporting with data protection; and
- Supporting on HR and employment matters and company secretarial work.


- NQ - 2 PQE (will consider other levels of qualification);
- At least 1 years exposure working with commercial agreements in practice or in-house; and
- Great business communication skills.

This is a really exciting time to join a business with a great culture in a hugely sought after sector - a really rare opportunity. The business operate a hybrid working policy and some international travel will be possible.


BCL Legal  - we are  100% focussed on finding the best lawyers on the market for leading companies based in England

  • Every day since 2003 we have been building our knowledge of which lawyers exist in the market for permanent and temporary requirements.
  • Over 8,000 ‘commercial lawyers’ have asked us to assist them with their career– our expertise is knowing who to call upon for each role that we assist.
  • True experts in our field, with over 2,200 lawyers, company secretaries and compliance professionals placed in-house across the UK since 2003.
  • Each consultant focuses on a particular location, which allows us to truly get to know the lawyers, legal teams and businesses in great detail.
  • Unique involvement with the in-house legal community through free CPD seminars and other added value products.
  • Professional and caring consultants who look to build long term relationships with both clients and candidate lawyers.

Some of the organisations we have assisted:

  • Arriva
  • Asda
  • BAE Systems
  • Bannatyne
  • Bet365
  • Bupa
  • DHL
  • Elior
  • Hermes Parcelnet
  • Holland & Barrett
  • Ilke Homes
  • LEVC
  • London Luton Airport
  • Mercedes Benz
  • Michelin
  • Molson Coors
  • Rolls Royce
  • Sodexo
  • Zuto

To discuss your career in more detail and to find out about the positions we’re working on, please contact Mark Levine, Craig Wilson, Alison McKee, Tom Fleet, Tom Shaw or Josh Mcconnell.

Offices in Birmingham, Manchester and Leeds.

Company info
0161 819 7475
Lancaster Buildings
3rd Floor, 77 Deansgate
Greater Manchester
M3 2BW

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